COURSE PREPARATION SPRING 2015 – Assessment and Nursing Skills NURS 246
Victor Valley College
Associate Degree Nursing
NURS 246 – Assessment and Nursing Skills
Watch with second hand. (Needed for 1st lab.)
Stethoscope (Needed for 1st lab.)
Blood-pressure cuff (Needed for 1st lab.)
NURS 246 Skills Kit (Offered through Coursey Enterprises through either
of the below methods:)
o Order online (USERNAME = vvc/spring; PASSWORD = k1193)
o Open and print attached order form. Complete it and either fax with
credit card information or send to company with your check.
NOTE: Please order items early to be prepared for skills lab. Items
ordered from Coursey Enterprises will be delivered to the college and will
be distributed the first week of class.
Wine colored scrubs* with VVC Nursing patch on the front.
*Must be purchased through Advance Healthcare Shop online store
linked to the VVC Rams Bookstore site: www.vvcrams.com
Click on the uniform Member Store link and it should re-direct you to
Nursing Name ID Badge (Obtained at ASB Office.) Make certain it
indicates NURSING STUDENT on the badge.
Closed toe, closed heal shoes (i.e. tennis or athletic shoes, not sandals,
Clinical Handbook of Health & Physical
Assessment – 2nd Ed.
Taylor’s Clinical Nursing Skills (4rd ed)
Fundamentals of Nursing(8th ed)
*Video Guide Nursing Skills DVD/CD 17
Register for Blackboard. The instructor will be using Blackboard for grades.
Complete instructions are available at the link below: